Happy National Outdoors Month!! Remembering Eric Carle who LOVED Nature too!

The month of June is such a beautiful month – weather is getting nicer – so much fun to be had in the Great Outdoors!!  This month is National Great Outdoors Month and one way of many to celebrate is to write poems about nature, about outdoor fun activities, about friends – you can write… Read More Happy National Outdoors Month!! Remembering Eric Carle who LOVED Nature too!

¿Tienes hambre? Are You Hungry… for Ignacio’s Nachos?

Hope you are hungry for some Nachos!  Ignacio “Nacho” Garcia is the man who invented a favorite snack, Nachos, about 80 years ago in the 1940s in Piedras, Negras, Northern Mexico!  Let’s listen to Ignacio’s story! Then, we can… 🧀🌶🥑  Create our own Nacho Special  🎉💌🎊 Make an Invitation for the Nacho Festival 🏠💙 🌸… Read More ¿Tienes hambre? Are You Hungry… for Ignacio’s Nachos?

Connecting to the Culture of Mexico and Having Fun with our Estaciónes

Let’s explore different parts of Mexico from foods, to languages, to traditions, to comparing ways of living in Mexico to America!  This connects to our Pick a Reading Partner book: Me, Frida, and the Secret of the Peacock Ring by Angela Cervantes! We all get to work independently today – we have so many different… Read More Connecting to the Culture of Mexico and Having Fun with our Estaciónes

Take a STEP into the future with Dr. King Jr. to remember his legacy!

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was all about treating people with kindness and respect, no matter the color of their skin – there are so many amazing facts about his life and how his steps of impact all began with a family that lived across the street!! That moment was when Martin decided he wanted… Read More Take a STEP into the future with Dr. King Jr. to remember his legacy!

Let’s make history this year with the Thanksgiving Macy’s Day Parade!

We look at one of many traditions for Thanksgiving is to watch the Macy’s Day Parade and see all of the amazing balloons and floats! We will be reading a Biography of Tony Sarg; a biography is a TRUE Nonfiction Story about someone’s life, and many times in a biography you might see a timeline.… Read More Let’s make history this year with the Thanksgiving Macy’s Day Parade!